On Friday 14th June 2013, the Finance Ministry hosted a reception at the Upper Barrakka Gardens in honour of the Council of Europe Development Bank, which held its annual meeting in Malta this year. Prime Minister Joseph Muscat also attended the reception, and delivered a brief address during which he welcomed the Council. The Annual Meeting marked 40 years since Malta joined the Bank, previously known as the Social Fund. Finance Minister Prof. Edward Scicluna delivered an address during the Council Annual Meeting itself the following day.
– Friday, 14th June, 2013